Global sales of Stellantis BEV vehicles reached 136,000 units in the first half of 2022, up nearly 50 percent over the same period last year.
The Stellantis Group owns no less than fourteen car brands and aims to become a global electric vehicle leader.
Currently, all brands under the Stellantis banner have 20 fully electric vehicle models and are targeting to increase to 28 vehicles in the next two years.
“In a demanding global context, we continue to ‘Dare Forward’, delivering an outstanding performance and executing our bold electrification strategy. Together with our employees’ resilience, agility and entrepreneurial mindset, and our innovative partners, we are shaping Stellantis into a sustainable mobility tech company that’s fit for the future. I would like to express my sincere appreciation to all Stellantis employees for their commitment and their contribution to these results.” said Carlos Tavares, CEO of the Stellantis grup group
Stellantis also announced it achieved record profitability with an adjusted operating income margin (AOI) of 18.1 percent. Market share increased 40 basis points year-on-year to 11.3 percent, with the US share rising 50 basis points to 11.7 percent.
For vehicle type, the Jeep Wrangler 4xe remains the best-selling PHEV in the US with 19,000 units sold in H1, up 55 percent over the same period last year.
Among the most purchased BEVs by consumers, the new electric Fiat 500 sold best in Germany and Italy, while in France it was the Peugeot e-208.
Stellantis also announced it will build five gigafactories of batteries – three in Europe and two in North America.